Those invited to attend

All members of the SHO and those seeking SHO initiation, and members of the SO are invited to attend. If you would like to come but are not a member of the SHO or SO, please ask the Shefayat or SHO co-ordinator of your country.


Friday 15th (9.30am – 6.00pm) to Sunday 17th March (ends 5.00pm). Please arrive by 9.15am for a prompt start. Saturday evening there will be a shared supper.

Other meetings during these days:

1. Conductors’ Day – Thursday 14th March, 9.30am-5.30pm. For all Conductors and trainee Conductors (the khanqa will be available on Wednesday evening from 3.00pm.)
2. Shefayats’ Council
– Thursday 14th March 6.30-9pm (with a shared supper). For the national leaders of the SHO. (There will be the regular weekly meditation of Paris mureeds in the Khanqa this evening, to which all are invited.)
3. Annual General Meeting of the SHO:
Friday 15th March 6.30-7.30pm.

Venue – Cost – Booking
13 Rue de la Tuilerie, Suresnes 92150, France. This is the house in the suburb of Paris which was the home of Hazrat Inayat Khan and Pir Vilayat.

Cost of Retreat: 135 Euros (£111) or 45 Euros (£37) per day (excludes meals and sleeping accommodation). Price concessions are available – please speak to your Shefayat if you wish to ask for a reduction.

Booking: Please see Booking page [JEREMY: A LINK] and send in form.

Meals: There are shops and restaurants close by. You may bring food to eat in the khanqa.

Comfort: you may also need socks and a mat, cushion or meditation stool.